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54 and 55, Gainsborough Street, Sudbury

Description: 54 and 55, Gainsborough Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 October 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 276054

OS Grid Reference: TL8728941282
OS Grid Coordinates: 587289, 241282
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0383, 0.7293

Location: A131, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2ET

Locality: Sudbury
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 2ET

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Listing Text


(North Side)
Nos 54 & 55
TL 8741 3/77


This was the house of Edward Burkitt and his initials are seen in the fanlight
over the door. Burkitts were an eminent family of Sudbury for 200 years.
C18 red brick fronted house, 2 storeys heightened to 3 storey in C19, and
much of its original character destroyed. Slate roof. Wood modillion former
eaves cornice over 2nd storey, band between 1st and ground floor. 5 window
range, sash with glazing bars. Ground floor shop. Central doorcase up steps,
with open pediment, quasi triglyphs, fanlight, panelled reveals and 6-panel
door. Included for Group Value.

Nos 54 and 55 form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8728941282

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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